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BSI – Standards for welding

By |2018-10-16T15:00:59+00:00December 11th, 2015|Categories: bsi, Gas Safety, Gas Training, Gases, Gases News, Safety at Work, Safety Courses, Welding|Tags: |

Welding BSI welding standards cover specifications, procedures and tests for use by welders, quality controllers and manufacturers. The safety, reliability and cost effectiveness of welded products requires the welds to be of adequate quality. Failing to control welding correctly can result, in the worst case scenario, catastrophic failure and loss of life, and at the least, [...]

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TIS 19 – Refurbishment of components*

By |2015-12-10T17:37:14+00:00December 10th, 2015|Categories: bcga, Gas Safety, Gas Training, Gas Training for Beer Industry, Gas Training for Beverage Industry, Gas Training for Food Industry, Gases, Gases News, Welding|Tags: , |

*TIS 19 - Refurbishment of components used with compressed gases for welding, cutting and related processes. Revision 1: 2015. This updated technical information sheet is now available, setting out the BCGA policy for no longer supporting the refurbishment of components used with compressed gases for welding, cutting and related processes. The document can be downloaded for free.

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TIS 15 – Model risk assessment for the storage*

By |2018-10-16T15:02:15+00:00December 10th, 2015|Categories: Gas Safety, Gas Training for Food Industry, Gases, Gases News|Tags: , |

*TIS 15 - Model risk assessment for the storage and use of gas cylinders for oxy-fuel applications. Revision 1: 2015. This updated technical information sheet is now available and lays out a model risk assessment.  Included are a series of tabulated risk assessment sheets which address the main aspects of the storage, transportation and use of oxygen [...]

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Gas Check

By |2018-10-16T15:03:16+00:00November 10th, 2015|Categories: Gas Safety, Gas Training, Gases, Gases News, Safety Courses, South West Gas, Work Safe GB|Tags: |

Gas-Con Ltd launches “Gas Check” gas inspection service. Gas-Con Ltd is focused on the safe use of gases and related equipment. Our Gas Talk courses ensure you are operating the equipment safely but Gas-Con Ltd can ensure your equipment is also safe. Gas Check offers equipment inspections in accordance with the BCGA’s Codes of Practice for [...]

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Gas Talk

By |2018-10-16T15:03:52+00:00November 5th, 2015|Categories: Gas Safety, Gas Training, Gas Training for Beer Industry, Gas Training for Beverage Industry, Gas Training for Food Industry, Gases, Gases News|Tags: , , |

Gas-Con Ltd introduces “Gas Talk” a 2 hour hands on course in the safe use of your gas equipment. Gas Talk’s range of topics covers those using Oxy/Fuel cutting and brazing equipment, cylinder mounted regulators and manifolds for all industrial and laboratory gases. Complacency creeps into our everyday life as we become more comfortable with using [...]

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Revised guide to gases for the licensed industry

By |2018-10-16T15:05:28+00:00October 15th, 2015|Categories: BBPA, bcga, Beer Company, Beverage, BFBi, Brewing, Food, Gas Safety, Gas Training for Beer Industry, Gas Training for Beverage Industry, Gases, Gases News, Licensed Industry, Safety at Work, Safety Courses|

New information setting out industry best practice guidance on the storage of gas in confined spaces has been produced for the drinks dispense industry. National trade body the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has updated its guidance note GN 9, ‘The Application Of The Confined Spaces Regulations To The Drinks Dispense Industry.’ GN9 has been produced [...]

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Gas Safety Gadgets

By |2015-09-10T12:40:39+00:00September 10th, 2015|Categories: Gas Safety, Gases, Gases News, Safety at Work, Safety Courses|Tags: , , |

There's a rather nice new gas safety gadget available that is receiving high praise for it's purpose. Who loves cooking, a good old Bar-B-Que, BBQ with gas, most of us do at some point throughout the Summer or when celebrating a garden party. What about monitoring those gas levels? What about how low the gas gets [...]

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Safety Training for Speciality, Cryogenic Medical Gas

By |2015-04-14T11:36:07+00:00April 14th, 2015|Categories: bcga, Gas Training, Gas Training for Beer Industry, Gas Training for Beverage Industry, Gas Training for Food Industry, Gases, Gases News, Laboratory Gas Training, Safety at Work, Using Gas in Confined Spaces, Work Safe GB|

Gas-Con release - April 2015 Over the past 24 years Gas Safe Consultants have provided high quality professional safety training to a wide range of industrial, speciality, cryogenic and medical gas users. Over that time they have built up a reputation for technical expertise, consultancy skills and innovation. Their associates provide highly interactive workshops in a [...]

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Bristol gas tank attacker caught on CCTV

By |2018-10-16T15:06:22+00:00April 1st, 2015|Categories: BBC News, bcga, Beer Company, Bristol, DEFRA, Environment, Gases, Gases News, South West Gas|Tags: , |

Bristol gas tank attacker caught on CCTV Police are hunting a man caught on CCTV trying to carry out an attack on a gas tank in Bristol, which a business owner says could have caused a serious explosion. The attack took place on a pressurized carbon dioxide cylinder at Bristol Pub Gas on an industrial estate [...]

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Updated Code of Practice 6

By |2018-10-16T15:28:05+00:00March 2nd, 2015|Categories: bcga, Gases, Gases News, Safety at Work, Safety Courses, Work Safe GB|Tags: , |

Updated Code of Practice 6 Code of Practice 6 - The safe distribution of acetylene in the pressure range 0 – 1.5 bar – Revision 3: 2015 Gives guidance on the safe distribution of acetylene at pressures between 0-1.5 bar. Both fixed and mobile systems are included, as are the statutory requirements. We wish to advise [...]

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